Contest versus the Milwaukee Bucks set for Thursday, October 9 at 7:00 pm

Cleveland Cavaliers Bringing NBA Preseason Game to Canton

The Cleveland Cavaliers will begin preparations for the 2012-13 NBA regular season with a preseason matchup against the Milwaukee Bucks on Tuesday, October 9th at 7:00 p.m. at the Canton Memorial Civic Center. The contest marks the Cavaliers’ first visit to Canton, home of their exclusively owned and operated NBA Development League affiliate, the Canton Charge.

“This is an exciting situation for us to be able to bring a Cavaliers preseason game to Canton and continue to build and develop the deeper, long term relationship we want to have with our fans here and the community at large,” said Cavaliers and Quicken Loans Arena President Len Komoroski.

As a bonus, the Cavs-Bucks preseason game is included in 2012-13 Charge season ticket packages, which start at just $125. Single game tickets for the Cavs-Bucks game will go on-sale at a later date to be announced. To secure season tickets or for more general ticket information, fans can call 1-866-444-1944 or visit

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The remainder of the Cavaliers’ 2012-13 preseason schedule will be announced at a later date. All preseason games will be broadcast live on the Cavaliers’ Radio Flagship WTAM 1100 AM and WHBC 1480 AM in Canton.